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>> thank you. let's get the mike it should work >> i'm an educator and, yes we did just come from a preservation. my time at city college i have treasured every second of it. as project survive we go into the classroom we serve multiple programs. we also serve ocean campus and the critic center and we're spreading the message how to prevent unhealthy relationships and how to prevent other violence. every time i give a presentation it strengthened the classroom that community. i learn more from my interactions as a peer educator caterpillar i'm a preeducator and project delivers nearly 4 hundred workshops a year on dating violence project. we do different activities with students where we talk about healthy relationships and how to prevent unhealthy relationships and how to prevent rape in other situations that are bad. doing those presentations has helped me to see how it impacts other students. students may not recognize when they're in on a abusive relationship. >> thank you very much. i'm going to call a few more cards. (calling names) doesn't have to be in that order just cam
to respect that here. but just like i think it is appropriate for the board of education to pass a resolution on whether or not we should have free muny for low-income youth and opine on things that impact the board of education i do think that it is appropriate for this board of supervisors when appropriate, especially when we are talking doing it after waiting for a long time before we did anything, , to step in and say this is how our constituents are being impacted. and my sense of what is happening at city college is that there are a lot of good people who are trying to do a lot of good things. getting your fiscal house in order is really important, and that is the basic thing that needs to happen. but there is a fundamental disconnect between those efforts and many people who attended city college, who work at city college, who believe that the institutions changing in such a fundamental way that you may end up protecting it and saving this entity financially and fiscally but in the end you will end up saving something that is completely different than what people have been relying on f
education the non-classes that are offered in the community. the college actually sends teachers to do sos of locations throughout the community including public libraries and going all the way back to the 70s let's send the teachers to where the students are instead of having the students worry about where to go. this has - we're being told that seniors with disabilities are not necessary. this is effecting decreased hours as recreation and senior centers. we're really trying to avoid institutional facilities. i know my chimes are ripping here but d s p.s. go we're mandated by law and they're using this for an excuse to lay people off. your technology coordinator lost his job and that might not be legal >> good morning. i'm a student at city college. i want to voice my opinion on the accreditation related to city college. i wanted to give a little bit of my story are city college has given me a second chance out of high school i wasn't prepared to go straight into a four-year but the city college has provided that he with that. i'm on track. and i've bend so much and if we continue to p
to social justice is also been a model nationwide in higher education and pulling up economies, a great model for many other immunity cause distress throughout the country. ,but the college is facing a significant crisis perhaps the greatest crisis in is near 80 year history since 2007 the college has been forced to cut 53 million dollars because of the lack of funding at the state level in most recently the schools accreditation has come under threat by the state accreditation committee and gynecologists at city college is way too important to idly stand by. the resolution comes out of the spirit of being supportive of that institution in this time of dire need. the resolution is driven by the , , very constituents with the most at stake at city college working families . immigrants in many communities the drafting of this is coming concert with not only teachers and staff but also the coalition of community members that have stood up from rallies to mobilization of town halls to say we are city college; to put a human face on the institution, and to be supportive. the amendment also
the board of trustees and administration to utilize to preserve the quality of education that has served education well, and to support the city of san francisco to reevaluate the charges and providing more and kind services to support the resolution. >> this was a resolution to support the issues i'll turn it over to you. >> colleagues we have a number of speakers from the community of supporters of city college and faculty i believe we'll have a trustee or two. my hope is this hearing on city college and dialog on resolution to support the college this is a difficult time and we can also end with a commitment to have a working group that would be looking at the financial support and putting our heads together in creativity ways to feel what month supporters feel is a jewel of the san francisco system. we've invited all students from all background and the chance to develop a better life for themselves and their families. i know last year the focus was on how the college has that i would people from poverty but also retrained individuals like from manufacturing and retraining in healt
as our chamber of commerce members we have to invest in our education we have we have been in front informed in a deliberate way that many companies started here and want to grow but they are running out of talent and they are having to look overseas where we could be creating generationings's of people that have the stem and steam skills. science, frontpage, engineering, arts and math. those are the key skill sets. and i had a chance to meet with all of our san francisco chancellor and is i see chancellor here today from -- state and he joined me with chancellor helm man from uc s f city college our own public schools superintendentent to form a major education leadership counsel to advise me in making sure that the skill sets that we need in the jobs in the future are being trained and reflected in the education curriculum and how to support not only the institutions, but all of the different programs that we can use to lift up all of the educational stands for our youth i have person learn adopted 12 middle schools in san francisco to make sure each principal gets what they ne
saw that in the vote for proposition rightwo: it was it was a - we believe that education should be assessable to all and in fact, it's a right. city excellently is a place of assess we want to help students move forward in meeting their goals. that can be workforce training or immigrants learning english. we have students in many situations and we're very proud of that. we have been under some severe criticisms. by the budget cuts at city college has impacted our ability to do well >> please continue. >> so we appreciate this opportunity to talk about how san francisco, california continue to support city i college of san francisco so it can be the kind of community college it is. we have a series of things happening at the college in addition to the accreditation report. we have changes that are being implemented that we're very concerned about and a budget we're concerned about. that budget is the preview of the board of supervisors. we think that we should have community input and a process to make sure we have the kind of city excellently that keeps the community a city co
our city beautiful. sparkling and clean and educating youth and provide the scholarships and support for them and using culture -- about the cleanliness of our neighborhoods and respecting our neighborhoods all throughout our city. we are also engaging the bright technological mindsen joining us in s f city and join the chambers in creating jobs and training for those last year, last summer, over 5,005,000 and eight jobs were created for summer for our youth, paying jobs every single one of them and this year we expect to exceed it with your help and the help of other companies here and we need to create hope in every aspect for our youth as mayor khan said they are going to inherit the city and the successes that we are pawk talking about today, they are going to also inherit failure and is we want to have less failures with their invest and investment in them and in companies like sales force zooma and at which timer are all leading the evident with the 1800 other technology companies to help us create this investor confidence that companies are leading they started to come to tra
services to the arab couldn't health and education and immigration his days start in the early mornings, commuting between court appointments homes of low increase and disabled clints, hospitals and schools and his work leads into the late evenings he can be found in the late trip ac's where he tutors nearly 50 america youth to help them understand the important of education their futures in the world and academic excellence his mint doesn't stop at mentoring he helps many student pursue scholarships to per view their dreams for higher education he understand the value and importance of community service and empowering our people to be strong and proud and conscious and capable members of the community who never forgot their heritage. so abraham, on behalf of the city and county of the san francisco x we will like to presented you with the 2012 distinguished service award. (applause). >>> thank you all and i appreciate this very much from the government of san francisco and i thanks our community at large and everyone who is here and for them, i thank them also and we will try our be
. >> thank you and i will give you a quick introduction of myself. my name is felix lopez, an education coordinator and resources services for families and i have never really accessed too many services because i thought i could do everything on my own and i'm married and i have children with speech delays and we have a bunch of questions and sound support for families and about there for about a year 1/2. i will let them introduce themselves. >> feel -- felix is a the model for our place. they have tried to navigate those systems to provide the same amount of empathy. my daughter did have stuttering but with therapy it resolved itself. the mission of support with families is we work to ensure that families and children with any kind of disability or special health care need have the knowledge and assistance they need to make informed choices that support their child's health, education and development. and our inform line where you can send requests to 40 for families.org per we're going to talk about our for the purpose line service. >> our phone line service is the want 209-2050 fo
is due to a lot of activists and community members who made this a priority issue to educate government and members of the community on this issue and of course they have been impacted on this as well and hopefully through the hearings we can push and encourage for better working -- a better coordination amongst a variety of departments and this sits in a lot of different purviews so again i want to invite you up and chaired the task force and a member of the sf mta. thank you for being here. >> thank you supervisors. i am deputy of planning for the sf mta also the transportation task force, co-chair with dhp. i'm going to give you a quick overview of the strategy and then what we're going to be talking about in the hearing so you can hear from the various departments on what they have have done since we have been developing this report. it's really important to note that we have been working over the last two years as a team and moving concert with the changes and the strategy is reflecting in real time what we're doing and moving forward and there is obviously a lot of challenges
, but once again up close there is another level of information that's educational about this facility. >> fire fly by artist ned con is an art installation which rises straight from the golden gate avenue sidewalk to the top of the building. >> the fire fly wall will be 5 by 5 polley carbon plates that will move with the wind and show a wave effect in the daytime. when those also swing back and forth and they hit the fulcrum, it will also set up an led light that will cover the fire fly. so, at nighttime people in another part of san francisco can see the side of our building and about 20 feet wide and 10 stories high will be a wall that will flickr on and off like fire flies at nighttime. it will be so energy efficient that if all those lights go on, it will be the equivalent of a 40 watt bulb. and also the new piece of artwork going all the way down the side of the building, which looks like this incredible wind ripples on a pond. and i thought, oh, my god, how incredible, how wonderful. >> inside the building we will have water walls in the main staircase, and the water will be dri
enforcement at certain corridors, develop the education and awareness program, and really looking at developing and funding the core program and developing something which is looking at pilots, a lot more pilots to see the efficacy of the treatments and we haven't applied these in san francisco yet so we want to test them out for efficacy and as they prove themselves we can make them as part of the capital program and do more likely so you will hear about that. also we're not going to sop stop with this support. we will have a task force development criteria for the next steps and then every year provide an annual evaluation report on what did we do? how well did it achieve the goals and how close are we to the achievements? and then develop the five year prioritization of projects so we keep feeding them into the city's capital plan so that is a high level overview. i will now have the departments come individually and let you know specifically what is happening and how we can move forward. next up is dr. batia from the department of public health. >> i have a question. so wh
. perhaps some of it is an awareness or an education about resource he he that are available. there's a whole gamut of people available to remove graffiti, people who have never done it before, maybe they're painters but they just have access to materials and they are used to taking paint off. i guess farther down the spectrum of people that have never done it before and just want to be good citizens to remove graffiti. then you go up through -- you know, people who just specialize in graffiti removal. there's people who, you know, more like me who get technically involved and we test everything. you've got vendors out there that are selling you products, including antigraffiti coatings. so, i think there's a level of what the significance of the historic building, if we're talking about the white house or the national monument, you know, we'll always get -- usually find people who are super well qualified. and then if it's -- you know, if it were my house and it was built in the 1920s, i might get more ghosting. it's just a matter of -- not me. i would do a good job. [laughter] >>
the world. and san francisco there is a need to have an education campaign to identify heritage buildings following the model of the city of edmonton where it is done in coordination with the heritage society. do you have suggestions to accomplish this in san francisco? i guess this is the san francisco folks. >> yeah, i think there is already. i'm the expert on the materials, but i think there is a system through your 311 calls here in san francisco, is that for example, if it's on art, it goes to the arts commission and they have a different way of addressing graffiti abatement. and i believe with historic buildings and structures it should be the same. i don't know if it is or not. but that's a really good point because sometimes the approach for addressing a paintment on a historic or cultural monument or building is going to be a little bit different than approaching it on a replacable cement or brick wall. so, making the coordinations is going to be very important. the point i think that you are addressing in your question about the shadowing is i think the effort that's behind that
enabling veterans get credit for their military training, education, and experience. the wis a first pick in nba draft. y selectnix mercurous ere brittany. mystics missed out on the dominating six-foot nine center. they chose taylor from ohio state. a went to the seattle storm. otto porter of georgetown announced he will enter the nba draft in june. and now tim brant explains how the nationals bounced back from a tough weekend. >> it was jackie robinson day yesterday in major-league baseball. it was nice to get back into the for thecolumn national's. all the players wore and fortitude to honor one of their own. the great jackie robinson broke the color barrier. bases,, five for extra and this is tyler moore. he went tw ofor 4 with three runs batted in. been a 10-3 as they go to 8 and 5 on the season. a news conference will be held this afternoon in college park in maryland. alex has announced he will be in the nba draft in june. now cash in big time. have a great day. >> ♪ >> 9 contestants on "dancing with the stars" had to pull off a side-by-side challenge last night that involves danc
after year and prepares us to mourn lingzi lu who came to the city in search of education but found now friends. we'll never forget her. i'm telling you nothing can defeat the heart of the city. nothing. nothing will take us down because we take care of one another. even with the smell of the smoke in the air and blood on the streets, tears in our eyes, we triumphed over that hateful act on monday afternoon. it's a glorious thing, a love and a strength that covers our city. it will push us forward. it will push us thousands and thousands and thousands of people across the finish line next year because this is boston, a city with courage, compassion and strength that knows no bounds. thank you. >>> they say people make fun of the way he talks sometimes, but, you know, everybody got the heart and soul that i never know more than a week and never loved the way. the shirts off their back, the tourniquets for people who are bleeding badly. pretty good, robert. >> i think he immediately set the tone, courage, perseverance, toughness as he ended there because this is boston. >> this is boston,
survivors of rape and sexual abuse and violence prevention education. vera house is and many organizations like it across our country need our continued support. an estimated 1.3 million people are victims of domestic violence every year, men and women, straight, gay, transgendered and so many children. nearly 7.8 million women have been raped by an intimate partner at some point in their lives. mr. speaker, each year vera house serves about 1,050 survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence and other crimes. vera house's counseling program helps over 700 impacted by domestic and sexual violence. the white ribbon campaign asks people to wear a white ribbon as a symbol of awareness and solidarity with all those affected by domestic violence. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. for what purpose does the gentleman from pennsylvania rise? >> i ask unanimous consent to address the house for one minute. wiout objection.mpore: maker, today is a very imanday to us. onmonday, april 15, it was tax day and our tax code is way too big, way too complicated, way too confusing and way t
, go into physics or not and you know what my counselor told me in high school, he said the education's not going to kill you and it didn't. >> this is true, and you're putting it to use with the forecast. >> talking about a the fact that it's going to get warm in the bay area. mostly sunny skies, haze out there, temperatures are 7 degrees cooler at this hour than they were yelled morning in parts of the bay area. we expect a pretty rapid warm up. 49 degrees at concord, oakland at 50. san jose 49 degrees and out the door, looking at mostly sunny skies today. 90 minutes, a number near 60 degrees right around the bay, and the satellite and radar showing us that we have all of the high clouds moving up in the pacific northwest and the queen charlotte up there in british columbia. for us, we're looking at clear skies and there's not a drop of rain in site, so i don't know what that means for may flowers. we will today warm to the mid- 80s inland, not a bad beach day with temperatures along the shoreline in some places in the 70s. 72 at half-moon bay. 84 degrees at redwood city. 85 a degre
has and is of the film. the educational outreach efforts and conservation efforts, what those things are continuing to do today to help us understand our relationship with the sea and our relationship with our american past. >> we are currently in the clean lash the -- clean lab. includes chemical coating, constructing support mounts for objects, doing additional cleaning in a dry, stable environment. b. altman goal is to put these into the gallery and be able to share as much of the story of how these pumps operated, how they were made, what you're used for, their historical accounts from the sinking. we know that up to last when water put out the oilers, the pumps stopped moving. those are the things to consider is when dupont got here, the valve was still in position at its last moment. the think of the crew of monitor and the things they experienced and the struggles that they undertook to preserve c it ison and how ironi that today 100 petite years later they are still serving the nation in ways they could never have imagined, helping us understand marine conservation, understan
the fact that my mom was gunned down in her elementary school along with five other educators and other children. it's grossly unfair to the family members of newtown as well as all other gun violence victims. if my mom was not afraid in sandy hook they should not be afraid to protect millions of people. >> my mother was protecting her kids. why can't they protect us? >> maureen dowd had an op-ed on the gun vote and we will read that in the next hour on "morning joe." >> her take away was -- >> it was rough. >> that they deserve more than a vote. they deserved a law, especially, again, we are not talking about gun control. >> they deserved a full-on campaign to change the gun law. >>> still ahead on "morning joe," he supported the toomey/man chin bill and we will ask senator bob casey of pennsylvania what is next for gun control legislation. he joins us in ju a few minutes. minutes. uju a few minutes. stju a few minutes. a few minutes. ♪ if loving you is wrong ♪ i don't wanna be right [ record scratch ] what?! it's not bad for you. it just tastes that way. [ female announcer ] honey
to educate our brothers and sisters throughout the world about what we found here. this is what interpol is all about, so that lessons can be learned and people can be looking for these kinds of devices. >> but we shouldn't draw the conclusion that interpol is now being -- that there's some sort of international conspiracy behind these two suspects. >> absolutely not. interpol is an agency that exists to deliver information throughout the world, to law enforcement agencies, so that lessons learned, best practices can be shared. this is consistent with what they would do in any case. it seems sort of, you know, something that is abnormal, it's actually quite normal in a big incident like this, where in fact the world is watching. this was an attack in an urban area during a sporting event. every city, every country in the world has similar situations, and here's what boston, here's what the fbi has learned about it so far. >> good perspective, july yet. thanks so much. we have new information coming into cnn about the older terror suspect, the one who was killed overnight. he was married,
,500 to cambridge high school seniors and others who want to pursue higher education. according to the globe, the man at large, the 19-year-old in the white hat, in 2011, so just two years ago, was the recipient of one of these scholarships. that indicates he has lived in the cambridge area for some time. >> another piece of information that we have picked up over the hours here is that at some time, any time now, the police in boston will be conducting a controlled detonation at the area of calm in charles gate. this is according to their twitter site. i guess if anybody in the area hears something, not to be upset by it because this is a controlled detonation probably, as pete williams was telling us, probably one of the explosives or grenades that were thrown out of the car during the police chase, but, again, it's nothing more than a controlled detonation that will be under way some time soon in their. with us from watertown, massachusetts, katy tur. >> we are learning 381,000 people are currently being told to stay inside in these areas. that consists of watertown where we are right now
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